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NYPD to start disciplinary proceedings against officer in Eric Garner case

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  • New York police cite federal inaction for move
  • Garner died after being put in a chokehold in 2014

The New York police department said on Monday it was moving ahead with disciplinary proceedings against a police officer accused in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, given a lack of action by federal authorities.

Related: Eric Garner: federal grand jury hears evidence to determine civil rights violation

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jul/16/nypd-daniel-pantaleo-eric-garner-disciplinary-proceedings-officer

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The ‘reasonable’ use of force by police has killed too many people. California can change that

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Excessive force by police officers is a national problem, but the solution will need to come from state and local governments. The federal courts and federal government are showing themselves unwilling to deal with the problem, but meaningful action at the state and local levels is possible and,…

Source: http://www.latimes.com/la-oe-chemerinsky-ab-931-excessive-force-20180522-story.html

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Death of black man during arrest in Louisiana ruled homicide

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Border patrol violence: US paid $60m to cover claims against the agency

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